Decorum and Manners


Decorum noun - Socially acceptable behavior.

Manners is a synonym for decorum in refinement topic. In some cases you can use "Manners" instead a noun "Decorum", when it comes to topics like protocol, customs.

Nearby Words: decorate, decorous, decor


Manners noun - Social deportment.
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Synonyms for Manners

Decorum is a synonym for manners in refinement topic. You can use "Decorum" instead a noun "Manners", if it concerns topics such as protocol, polite, customs.

Both words in one sentence

  • Giles (Anthony Stewart Head) became steadily more relaxed, funny, confident, modern and so on, so in time, Wesley (Alexis Denisof) was brought in to fill the role of wet, panicky, geeky, trapped in the past, obsessed with manners and decorum, uptight, and having no sense of humour.
  • Even the Girls Want Her In DP 153 it is revealed that when James met her, he blushed and was impressed by her manners and sense of decorum.
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